Chief Operating Officer
Paul Weir is the Chief Operating Officer of BNY Mellon Investor Solutions. In this role, Paul is responsible for the development and management of all non-Investment, Research and Sales functions associated with Investor Solutions. His remit includes Trade Execution, Client Services, Operations, Risk, Business Continuity, Technology and Vendor Management.
Paul was previously Head of Portfolio Operations at First Eagle Investment Management in New York, where he was responsible for all post execution services. Prior to that role, he held senior Investment Operations leadership roles at Western Asset Management and Pacific Life Insurance Company in California, where he was responsible for the build-out and management of Operations teams and processes across Fixed Income, Equities, Alternatives and Derivatives.
Prior to this Paul spent approximately 10 years on the sell-side in Asia and Europe where he established and managed Prime Brokerage for Citigroup in Singapore servicing South East Asia and Bear Stearns in London, servicing European Hedge Funds across the regions.
A graduate of Hull University and Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth in the UK, Paul began his career as a Warfare Officer in the Royal Navy, serving operationally around the world.